In May, Akron pulled off one of the biggest Better Blocks in recent memory. A group of citizens and some well-placed city officials temporarily reconfigured a portion of the city's Main Street with temporary, “green” bike lanes, filled in seven vacant storefronts with pop up shops, found a space for a farmer’s market and soccer fields in vacant lots, and...
Marc Lefkowitz | 08/17/15 @ 11:00am
It may not rival Lebron’s big college scholarship program with University of Akron, but Boston worker’s comp and injury attorney John J. Sheehan is offering college scholarships to young adults with spotless driving records. Sheehan is digging into his pocket to help law students through a Vision Zero Auto Accident Prevention Scholarship.
At this year’s Cleveland sustainability summit (Sept. 16 + 17), the city plans to crowdsource solutions to issues ranging from what to do about a missing mode shift goal to how it can prevent huge amounts of soil and phosphorous from poor land use and agribusiness decisions from contaminating the lake.
David Beach | 08/10/15 @ 1:00pm
Want to become more aware of your surroundings and more connected to nature in Northeast Ohio? Want to develop a deeper appreciation for the amazing diversity of life all around you? Then attempt these 10 items on my eco-bucket list. It might make you a better person!
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- Congrats to the new LEED Gold certified buildings in Cleveland: Cuyahoga County Headquarters and CWRU Tinkham Veale University Center.
about 16 hours ago via Twitter
- Looking forward to leading a session at the Sustainable Cleveland Summit on regional goals for transit and biking: http://t.co/zBLhD622nq
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- Is OSU finally questioning chemical-intensive, industrial agriculture and embracing more sustainable alternatives? https://t.co/TU1oguoKXE
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